Department of Home Affairs (DHA)


Department of Home Affairs (DHA)

Note: We have just corrected the error in the previous email. Please note that the number of invitations issued for the Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa is 100 and (not 1000).

Department of Home Affairs has just published results of invitation round conducted on 11 July 2019. Here's just a quick glance at the highlights of the results.

Number of Invitations Issued:

Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)1000
Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 489)100

Invitation process and cut-offs

Visa subclass
Minimum points score
Latest date of effect
Skilled Independent Visa (Subclass 189)
8013/05/2019 7:32 pm
Skilled Regional (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 489)
8005/01/2019 12:22 pm

Pro-rata occupations cut-offs

Occupation IDDescription
Minimum points score
Latest date of effect
8514/12/2018 12:46 pm
2212Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers
859/03/2019 11:46 pm
Electronics Engineer
805/05/2019 7:01 pm
Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers
8010/05/2019 2:51 pm
Other Engineering Professionals
801/04/2019 4:39 pm
2611ICT Business and System Analysts
8012/04/2019 11:53 pm
2613Software and Applications Programmers
8013/05/2019 7:10 am
2631Computer Network Professionals
8013/05/2019 7:32 am

You can find more details about the invitation round here:

New Occupation Ceilings Published

New occupation ceilings has been published by the Department of Home Affairs. You can check the ceilings here: 

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